Frank Worrell

Frank Wesley "Boston Hammer; Mano" Worrell

1945 - 2022

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Obituary of Frank Wesley Worrell

Frank Worrell was born in Trinidad and Tobago on October 2, 1945. Frank now joins his parents and brother, the late Arthur Worrell of Barbados, Agnes Worrell of Saint Kitts, and brother Wilfred Phillips of Saint Kitts. Frank received his education from Mucurapo Boys School in Trinidad and Osmond High School in Trinidad. In 1978, Frank migrated from Trinidad to United States, where he enlisted in the U.S. Army. Frank then began his employment at the Quincy Shipyard, he drove taxi and his final employment was at Salvation Army, where he served, assisted and retired as a counselor for homeless families in 2008. In 1987, Frank met his queen Pamela, who later in 1995 became his wife. Their union united with 5 children; Learie, Dana (Twanda), Tristan (Rochelle), Freida and DeeDee (David). Frank had a charming and welcoming personality where everyone enjoyed being in his presence. Frank was known for his slick tongue and sarcastic comments. He would say things like “Ya understand”, “Stick break in ya ear” “Shut ya beak” “Ya damn buzzard” and “Imma blister ur tail”. Frank had a special love for cooking. He was a master and known for his famous corn meal dumplings soup, roast beef and pelau. He loved to sink, groove and tune the steelpan; where he earned his name as the “BOSTON HAMMER”. Frank also had a love for birds and building bird cages. Frank was a devoted husband, father, grandpa, brother and uncle. He was always loving and compassionate towards his family. Frank leaves to cherish memories of his wife Pamela Worrell, 5 children, 12 grandchildren, 3 god-sons, sister Wendy Waithe of Boston, brother Trevor Ward of Trinidad, Aunt Gladys of New York, niece Natasha Cardoza (Shawn), great niece Saisha Cardoza Of Easton Mass, nephew Martin Waithe of Boston Ma, great nephews Shawn and Nathaniel Cardoza of Easton Mass. In-laws Wanda Pryor, Edward Coleman (Mary), Ronald Coleman (Debra), Marc Coleman (Isilda) all of Boston Ma. He also leaves a host of other loving relatives and friends.
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Tuesday
22
March

Waking Period

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Charles Street AME Church
551 Warren Street
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
617-442-7770
Visitation/Viewing
Tuesday
22
March

Celebration of Life and Legacy

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Charles Street AME Church
551 Warren Street
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
617-442-7770
Funeral Ceremony
Tuesday
22
March

Final Resting Place

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Oaklawn Cemetery
427 Cummins Highway
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
617-325-4490
Graveside Ceremony

Virtual Connection Link

Charles St AME Church is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.   Topic: Homegoing for Frankie Worrell Time: Tuesday, Mar 22, 2022 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)   Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87685806090?pwd=WjNaZWZ0M3diWTA1eTIxSW1XaCtpQT09   Meeting ID: 876 8580 6090 Passcode: 600798   Dial by your location    +1 929 436 2866 US